park city: 6 Ski Homes, 6 Towns: What Can You Buy with $2M? - 01/23/19 10:28 AM
6 Ski Homes, 6 Towns: What Can You Buy with $2M? How do ski chalets compare in different mountain towns? I decided to see what $2M buys you in neighboring ski towns. This search was made very easy by using, the Sotheby’s International Realty search site for ski properties worldwide.
What did I learn?
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park city: Share a Cup at Townshend’s Teahouse in Park City - 11/28/18 10:56 AM
Don’t let the exterior strip mall feel of Townshend’s fool you. Once you’re inside you are transported to a cozy universe. Different nooks and crannies are made unique with vintage furnishings and a rotation of local art on display. There is something here for everyone, with teas from around the world and delicious snacks.
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park city: Park City’s Best Vacation Rental Condos - 11/14/18 01:47 PM
Many people dream about buying a condominium in Park City that serves as a second home that pays for itself when not in use. This week's blog is a list of condos with the best rate of return in Park City. We've included opportunities at every price point! Click HERE to read more! … (0 comments)

park city: Park City’s Gated Communities - 10/25/18 08:11 AM
While there is no shortage of gated communities in the Park City area, each is very distinct with a different feel, amenities and its own unique personality. Here we give you an overview of what each area has to offer. There is something for everyone, you just have to take a look.
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park city: Why I’m Buying A Park City Rental Property...And Why You Should Too - 09/14/18 10:55 AM
This blog is a repeat of a blog I wrote 2 years ago. Since that time, we purchased another Park City condominium. A few weeks ago, I helped some of my favorite clients purchase an investment condo near Kimball Junction. The rental market is very strong in Park City. Now is a great time to buy a condo in Park City, before the ski season starts and the prices go up.
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park city: 15 Local Cheap Eats in Park City - 02/09/18 07:45 AM
A good meal doesn’t need to lighten your wallet too much in Park City. The next time you are feeling hungry, skip the fast-food drive-through line and try out one of our local eateries. Our list of favorite cheap eats will get you higher quality and a better experience for about $15 bucks or less.
Cheap, Local Mexican FoodEl ChubascoEl Chubasco has been a cornerstone of cheap Park City eats since 1997. In fact, the popular establishment has been awarded title “Best Cheap Eats” by readers of the Park Record for the last two years. The head chef comes from the Western … (0 comments)

park city: My 9 Favorite Park City Condominiums - 01/31/18 01:59 PM
This blog is an opinion piece. I’ve explained the reason behind why each is among my favorite Park City condominiums. If you agree or disagree with my choices, I’d love to hear your thoughts in the comments below!
I always show these properties when they meet my clients’ purchasing criteria. Why? Because I believe they are the best value in their class. In fact, I’ve done real estate transactions in nearly all of these developments. I’ll explain a little about each. Let me know if I can provide more details about any of these condos or show you the units that are … (0 comments)

park city: Park City Neighborhood Spotlight: The Aerie - 12/13/17 01:42 PM
noun ae·rie \ ˈer-ē , ˈir- , ˈā-(ə-)rē \
“an elevated often secluded dwelling, structure, or position”.
Looking at the definition of the word, I’d say The Aerie—the neighborhood where Old Town, Prospector and Lower Deer Valley intersect—is aptly named.
In this week's blog, I will be highlighting my top reasons why The Aerie is one of Park City's best areas. Click HERE to learn more about this beautiful neighborhood and what it has to offer. 

park city: Client Poll: Best Park City, Utah Restaurants - 11/15/17 11:21 AM

According to the Park City Chamber Bureau, there are over 150 restaurants in Park City, Utah. Not too shabby for our small-but-growing town. There is a place for every mood, whim and craving. In fact, there are so many options that it can be difficult to decide where to go! This pleasant predicament gave me a fun idea: to poll my clients and see which restaurant is their favorite.
The number one winner is Shabu!
ShabuSince 2004, the Valaika brothers (Kevin and Bob) have been serving up freestyle Asian cuisine. This experienced duo is known for creating dishes that are both regional and … (0 comments)

park city: The Latest on One Wasatch & Mountain Accord - 02/20/15 06:59 AM
Earlier this month, it was announced that the previously proposed One Wasatch plan to connect 7 Utah resorts has been put on the back burner. Instead, Mountain Accord has a new proposal.

One Wasatch was favored by many including Ski Utah, the ski resorts themselves. It was also largely opposed by backcountry skiers and environmentalists, who raised concerns about the impact on backcountry skiing, traffic and drinking water.
Made up of local governments, resorts and environmentalists, Mountain Accord is proposing a new plan that outlines the future of the Wasatch in terms of ski resorts, transportation, development and watershed. Rather than interlinking the resorts with … (0 comments)

park city: Ski Resort Insider Info for Park City Real Estate Investors, November 2014 - 11/24/14 04:24 AM
The Park City Board of REALTORS held their November luncheon at the Montage Deer Valley on Thursday, November 20th. I had the privilege of sitting with our speakers, Bob Wheaton, President and General Manager of Deer Valley Resort, Blaise Carrig, President of the Mountain Division for Vail Resorts, and Bill Rock, COO of Park City Mountain Resort and Canyons. Each provided an update on plans for their respective resorts. A lot of this information is new and worth sharing with my blog readers. Much of it is highly relevant to someone looking to invest in Park City real estate.
Deer Valley® Resort The Mayflower Mine … (0 comments)

park city: How Accurate are the Park City, UT Zestimates? - 09/16/14 07:56 AM
Zestimates are the estimate of a home’s value on the website They are sometimes used by real estate clients to discuss the list price or initial offer on a home. A couple of weeks ago, a client called and told me the Zestimate of her home was $1.2 million. Was it time to sell? My estimate of the market value was closer to $900,000. This got me thinking about Zestimates and segued nicely into this week’s blog post.
How Accurate are Zestimates in the Park City Market? To answer this question, I decided to do a small case study. I chose … (2 comments)

park city: 5 Park City Real Estate FAQs - 09/09/14 07:26 AM
As the Park City Real Estate Strategist, I often get questions about price trends, down payments, and more. Here are my answers to some common questions about the Park City Real Estate Market.
What is the current trend in single family home prices? The median price in Park City has been stable for the past 12 months, but is up about 10% since 2012.  Nationally, home prices increased about 10% according Case Shiller and 5.9% according to FHFA.  The Park City market is highly segmented.  Some neighborhoods have seen over 10-15% increases in pricing over the past year and others have bloated … (0 comments)

park city: Park City’s Most Expensive Homes Sold in 2014 - 08/26/14 07:50 AM
What do Park City’s most expensive homes sold this year have in common?
They were all listed by Summit Sotheby’s International Realty. All were located in gated, ski in/ski out luxury communities in Deer Valley. All had panoramic ski run views. All were very large with plenty of spaces for entertaining guests. All were professionally decorated. Amenities in the homes include ski prep room/lounge, wine room, library, game room, home theater and indoor pool.
Red Tail Court, Deer Valley The most expensive of the three homes, located on Red Tail Court in Deer Valley’s exclusive gated community, Bald Eagle, was completely renovated. … (0 comments)

park city: What is the Function of the Park City Board of REALTORS®? - 08/05/14 06:30 AM
Most people know that a real estate agent functions as an intermediary and sales person to facilitate the exchange of real property between buyers and sellers. Real estate agents have a fiduciary responsibility to the party who they represent. But, not all real estate agents are REALTORS®. Only members of the National Association Of REALTORS® (NAR) are REALTORS®.
From left to right: Marcie Davis, 2014 President; Deb Hartley, 2014 Secretary; Tami Whisker, Past President; Marc Coulam, Past Board Member; Nancy Tallman, 2014 President-elect; Suzanne Sheridan, 2014 Treasurer NAR: The Parent Organization Founded in 1908, NAR has 720,000 members and is the world’s largest professional … (0 comments)

park city: Park City New Construction Update, July 2014 - 07/29/14 10:15 AM
There are several new construction projects in the Park City area and they are very popular. Some of my favorites are:
Stein Eriksen Residences ($2,400,000-$6,900,000) The Parkite ($1,595,000-$5,495,000) Enclave at Sun Canyon ($1,799,000-$1,960,000) River View ($452,000-$519,000) Black Rock Ridge ($429,900-$499,000) Park’s Edge ($339,900-$349,900) Enclave at Sun Canyon, River View & Parkite What do these new properties have in common?
Mountain Contemporary Style Vaulted and/or high ceilings Oversized solid wood doors High end finishes throughout, such as solid surface counter-tops and stainless, commercial grade appliances Big windows that take full advantage of views Excellent insulation to minimize sound penetration from neighbors Energy … (0 comments)

park city: The Status of Foreclosures in Park City Today - 07/21/14 10:30 AM
If you want to buy a distressed property in Park City, you probably missed the boat.

  Distressed Sales Defined What is a distressed sale? A distressed sale is either a foreclosure (bank owned property) or a short sale (the seller owes more than the property is worth). Another name for foreclosed properties is “Real Estate Owned”, or REO. It’s a term used by banks to describe real estate vs other assets that they own, such as cash.
These two categories of listings are declining in the US and have plummeted in Park City. According to the National Association of Realtors, … (0 comments)

park city: Park City Real Estate Update: Buyers, It’s Your Turn! - 07/08/14 01:55 AM
You heard it here first. The Park City real estate market has slowed down. Owners who saw the extreme sellers’ market and decided to list in June were too late. Although the number of listings is still down from 2013 (down 4% in the Snyderville Basin* and down 11% in Park City Proper), the number of listings between May and June of 2014 jumped 8% and 10%, respectively.
The number of units sold between May and June of 2014 plummeted. In the Basin, the number of homes sold between May and June dropped 71%. In Park City Proper, the number of sales dropped … (0 comments)

park city: Think You Can Guess Park City's Most Popular Condos? - 06/05/14 02:46 AM
One hundred and forty one condos closed between January 1, 2014 and this morning, June 3rd in Park City limits (84060). Which Park City condo projects had the most sales? What do these properties have in common? The answer is that most are newer construction, with ski access and value. Even the most expensive condominiums in Park City sell briskly when luxury buyers sense value.
The Most Popular Park City Condos This Year 8. Last Sun at The Cove (4 Sales This Year)
This was the only condominium project that is not walking distance to the slopes that made our list. Last Sun at the Cove … (0 comments)

park city: 12 Strategies for Winning Real Estate Multiple Offers - 05/28/14 09:51 AM
In the Park City real estate market and many areas of the country, low inventory, high demand and

 low interest rates have created a seller’s market. Multiple offers should be anticipated. It can be extremely emotional to lose a dream home to someone else over a couple of thousand dollars.
To help you in your quest, here are some strategies to win multiple offers. As a buyer, it’s best to use as many of these strategies as possible to stack the deck in your favor.
How to Win in Multiple Offer Situations
Be ready. You MUST be preapproved for financing … (0 comments)

Nancy Tallman, Real Estate Strategist (Summit Sotheby's International Realty)

Nancy Tallman

Real Estate Strategist

Park City, UT

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Summit Sotheby's International Realty

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